Robert Mapplethorpe was an American photographer, known for his sensitive yet blunt treatment of controversial subject-matter. A new HBO documentary discusses the public’s reaction, and Robert’s trajectory. Watch the trailer below. Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures premieres Monday, April 4 at 9pm, only on HBO.
This art work contains some of my favorite words and concepts, interpretation and perception. There is so much room for creativity with them. The latest in the series of Mapplethorpe takeovers sees the award winning director Sofia Coppola take the helm and present her own perspective, bringing to light some lesser-known images such as his […]
This should make us 50% excited and 50% perturbed. Let me explain. Smart, educated and worldly people should idolize Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith and will be excited to see more of them and learn some personal tid-bits of their lives. The 50% perturbed part of us, likes the mystery of not-knowing what an artists wears […]
This photo you are looking at has caused ripples in the fashion world and has brought attention to the term “implied nudity.” Model Thylane Loubry Blondeau is 10 yrs old in the photograph. Freedom of choice, freedom of expression all plays a part in the “career” of this 10 years old super model Thylane Loubry Blondeau. She […]